Wanna show love to your dad this Fathers’ Day but don’t know how? Well don’t worry, we’ve got your back with this Fathers’ Day Gift Guide.
S$50 and below
Smith Bold Hold Pomade (S$13.00, available at Mega Fash)
Every man wants to look his best, but not all are prepared to empty their wallets on grooming products. The Bold Hold is the perfect wallet-friendly pomade for your dad, with a strong hold, matte finish and topped off with a subtle vanilla banana scent that will draw in the ladies (or in this case, your mom).
Lvl Up Now Socks ($19.99, available at Seamless)
Get your dad to switch up his repertoire of boring solid color socks with a pair of Lvl Up Now Socks. Crafted from soft cotton and secured with rib construction to prevent it from slipping, these socks will add both color and comfort to your dad’s life.
Bynd Artisan Customisable Notebook ($20.00, available at Bynd Artisan)
Gift your dad a personalized leather notebook from Bynd Artisan. He will be able to select his own cover, endpapers, and all the parts that go into making a notebook. He can even choose to finish it off with hot-stamping his name or favorite quote on the front cover. Make an appointment to head down to Bynd Artisan or simply place your order through their website.
A Day in Singapore Candle ($28.00, available at Natural Light Candle Co.)
The perfect gift for your dad’s office or room. The candle is created to mimic a sensory walk through Singapore, with familiar scents like coffee from the kopitiam (“coffee shop”) and the heady scent of freshly baked pineapple tarts.
Golden Village Gift Card (S$38.00, available at Golden Village)
Here’s a gift that’s great for the movie buff dads. Book your dad tickets to check out new flicks, and if you wanna spoil him more, get him the Gold Class experience.
Thomas Smith Business Shirt (S$39.00, available at Robinsons)
This shirt is a great mix of smart and comfortable. Your dad can wear this to the office and out to town, all without breaking a sweat thanks to the cotton fabric primed to keep the wearer cool and comfy.
Lamy Safari Fountain Pen (S$42.30, available at Ink and Paperie)
If your dad’s one that still prefers the fine art of penning things down instead of tapping it into his phone, make his experience a more enjoyable one with a Lamy fountain pen.
Smartphone Projector 2.0 (S$42.30, available at Totally Hot Stuff)
Here’s one for both the tech-savvy and tech-challenged. The Smartphone Projector lets you project your favorite shows and films at a cost-friendly price, seeing that it’s made of cardboard after all. It comes fully assembled and ready to use with an adjustable focus, so dad won’t need to be confused by instruction manuals.
S$51 to S$100
The Bootleg Beatles and Orchestra ($75–$95, available at Marina Bay Sands)
If your dad is a Beatle-maniac, this is definitely one to watch. The Bootleg Beatles, the world’s best re-creation of The Fab Four complete with costumes, original instruments and scarily similar vocals, are back in Singapore this September. Treat your dad to their show, which is accompanied by an eight-piece orchestra. If you’re in the mood to pamper dad, check out the A and VIP Reserve tickets to really soak up the experience.
Guardian Glucosamine 1500mg (S$55.20, available at Guardian)
Let your dad know you’re always looking out for his health by getting him these glucosamine tablets. They aid joint mobility and takes care of the overall joint health — perfect for dad!
Sewor Rose Gold Watch (S$65.30, available at Lazada)
For a watch that looks straight out of a steampunk film, this timepiece is actually pretty affordable. The classic detailing is sure to match all of your dad’s outfits, too.
Vanda Miss Joaquim Orchid Tie Bar (S$70.00, available at RISIS)
Jazzy up your dad’s formal outfit with this tie bar. Complete with gold finishing, this is a perfect cross between elegance and functionality.
J-Artisans Card Holder with Back Slot (S$79.00, available at J-Artisans)
Get your dad a handcrafted leather card holder that doubles up as a wallet. Due to different grains on the leather, you can be sure that no two card holders are identical. J-Artisans also offers free engraving; what better way to add a personalized touch than this?
Native Union Dock Lighting for Apple (S89.00, available at Naiise)
Upgrade your dad’s charger game with this Dock charging station. It’s a perfect piece for the desk, and provides a wide enough base so dad can charge anything from his iPhone to iPad.
S$101 to S$150
Moov Now Fitness Coach (S$116.00, available at Metro)
Is your dad a fitness junkie and a techie? This wearable device will meet both his needs. It’s a fitness coach that can record and analyze data using 3D motion sensor technology, while your dad goes about his workouts. It even has a built-in coach to keep your dad’s adrenaline up and pumping.
Reebok Furylite GM (S$119.00, available at Seamless)
Here’s one for the sporty dad. Built with Furylite technology, this shoe has both lightweight cushioning and a high abrasion outsole for maximum durability and traction. That, coupled with the camo patterns, will ensure dad is hitting the streets in style and comfort. Enter DADSDAY10 for 10% off storewide*.
Huge Boss Unlimited EDT Set (S$128.88, available at Robinsons)
This is perfect for dads who prefer fuss-free scents that aren’t too heavy and cloying like other musk-heavy perfumes. The BOSS Unlimited EDT has a fresh, clean and refreshing scent with notes of mint, grapefruit and citrus that serve as an energy boost to perk him up.
Braun Electric Foil Shaver (S$139.00, available at Amazon)
Give dad’s shaving staple an upgrade with the Braun Series 7 Electric Foil Shaver. The shaver comes equipped with a Flexible Shaving System that provides a cleaner shave with less pressure and irritation. On top of that, it also comes with a five-action alcohol-based Clean & Charge station that can clean and dry the shaver whilst removing 99.99% of germs, all with just the touch of a button.
Illy Anish Kapoor Collection Espresso Cups (S$149.00, available at Tangs)
Here’s a gift for the coffee lovers. A collaboration between coffee powerhouse Illy and British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor, these espresso cups are said to be able to stand the test of time and will elevates the overall look of dad’s coffee table with its sleek design.
S$151 to S$200
Nike Roshe One Hyperfuse BR (S$159.00, available at Seamless)
This shoe is perfect for your dad’s daily jogs and weekend outings. He can choose to dress it up or down and remain in total comfort thanks to its breathable mesh and the injected sole unit. Enter DADSDAY10 for 10% off storewide*.
Akira 22″ LED TV (S$169.00, available at Lazada)
An LED TV at this price is practically a steal. Present your dad with this sleek 22″ HD TV that is not only able to screen shows in stunning crisp quality, but also display his laptop or PC via an HDMI cable and even video files from a USB drive.
New Balance Vazee Pack (S$179.00, available at Seamless)
Up your dad’s running game with the New Balance Vazee Pace, an award-winning running shoe that’s known to deliver an easy, breezy running experience due to its super lightweight properties. The neon sole will help dad stand out, even in the dark. Enter DADSDAY10 for 10% off storewide*.
White Dress Shirt with Pique Bib (S$189.00, available at Deboneire)
Spoil your dad with this dressy tuxedo shirt with a pique bib detailing that contrasts with the sleek finish of the shirt. Made of 100% breathable cotton and featuring Mother-of-Pearl buttons behind the placket, this short is understated luxury at its best.
Ed et Al Esplanade II Leather Shoes (S$199.00, available at Ed et Al)
If your dad is on the hunt for new dress shoes, look no further because these are just right. They are a delicate balance between sophisticated appeal and quality craftsmanship. The classic design will take dad seamlessly from the office to a night out on town with mom.
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*Valid till 20 June 2016.